Management Team

GBU Healthcare has reached high levels expertise in the international business strategy consulting. Our team is formed exclusively by top executives with a solid acumen to deliver our clients with the best results, convert decisions to actions, and achieve goals they desire. We work with more than 40 partners across the planet to convert consultancy into real support for enterpises. We consider our clients as business partner sharing with them our experience and spot them until success.

Marina Legnani, President, Co-Founder
Marina's truly global background - US and UK schooling and Business Administration Laurea at L. Bocconi University of Milano - has been an added value to her throughout her career, culminating in her last role as EMEA CFO with primary U.S. multinationals such as Black & Decker, Sandvik, Icon Health & Fitness and Knoll. Her almost 30 years experience ranges from auditing and consulting to finance, controlling, IT, logistics and human resources, as well as organizing and managing 'EU Job Creation' projects for the EEC with her own company based in Italy.

Jalil Allabadi, Vice-President, CFO
Jalil is a Jordanian industrial engineer with a Master's certificate from the University of Bologna, Italy, and an MBA from Thunderbird, USA. His expertise ranges from operations to marketing in the pharmaceutical industry in Italy and the U.S. In addition, he is now an entrepreneur himself, responsible for establishing His education and wide range of expertise help to bring a broader view to any business with a focus on financial and cultural issues. Currently a resident of Amman, Jordan, he speaks Arabic, Italian and English fluently.

Diego Patane, Co-Founder, CEO
He is a project manager with experience in international strategic and management consulting for enterprises located in Europe and United States markets. After receiving his Business Administration degree in Italy, he completed his accademic preparation with an MBA in San Diego. He worked for major business consulting groups and business incubators in U.S. to solidify his hands-on experience in strategy, marketing, organization, operations and technology across a variety of industries and geographies. He also has been deeply involved in the entrepreneurial environment through different experiences across California. He is fluent in Italian, English, French and Spanish.

Majda Labadi, Corporate Vice President, Human Resources
Majda, with a B.A. from the American University of Beirut and a Master's in Health Administration from Germany, is working on her doctorate in Business Administration from Instituto de Empresa, Madrid, Spain, while also working as the Vice President of HR at Hikma Pharmaceuticals, the largest pharmaceutical manufacturer in the MENA region. Her wide experience ranges from purchasing, operations, business development and general management.

Hagen Ziemer, COO
His working experience consists of a broad portfolio. Due to his experience, he is able to provide 360-degree feedback of a firm and can assure overall quality and success. He completed the degrees in general management and international management at the International Business School of Berlin and finished his education with an MBA in the USA. In South Africa, he was heavily involved in restructuring a firm, internal and external outsourcing, and established TQM systems. In 2009, he worked for a wealth management consultancy for private customers and small and medium-sized firms and provided access to 25800 potential customers.

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